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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Admission with Access to The Met Breuer and The Met Cloisters
from US$25.00*
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Admission with Access to The Met Breuer and The Met Cloisters
from US$25.00*
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At New York City's most visited museum and attraction, you will experience over 5,000 years of art from around the world. The Met is for anyone as a source of inspiration, insight and understanding. You can learn, escape, play, dream, discover...more
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1000 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0198
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is huge! One day doesn't give it justice for a visit. We didn't have much time but we saw the American and Egypt wing. Amazing artifacts

Thank Hayleigh R
Reviewed today via mobile

This place is a must see when you are in New York, you can book a tour and see biblical and Egyptian history that will amaze you. The architecture will impress, come early so you don’t wait in line too long , and you can...More

Thank Siciliana555
Reviewed today via mobile

It’s our sixth visit to NYC, especially Manhattan. This is the first time we decided to visit museums and The Metropolitan Museum of Art was the one we got very excited about. With the second largest collection of impressionist art in the world after Paris,...More

Thank MaddieH3663
Reviewed yesterday

We have spent two days with my wife but it was not enough. You should live in NY in order to explore and enjoy it properly. I will spend at least 3 days during my next visit to NY. See you next time Met. We...More

Thank martinchris8080
Reviewed yesterday

We visited the museum initially intending to stay a couple of hours. We arrived as it opened and left an hour before it closed as my feet wouldnt walk any further not because there was nothing left to see - which there was still n...More

Thank Bossch6
Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely stunning building, packed full of art, artefacts and history across three huge floors. Been several times and still not got round it all. First trip was 3 hours long and barely saw half the rooms. Favourite rooms are the Impressionist ones, but the ground...More

Thank Kevin_Manchester_UK
Reviewed yesterday

The Metropolitan Museum of Art has a fantastic exhibition now: Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination. It is one not to be missed. You should be aware that it is on several different floors. The costumes by various famous designers are amazing.

Thank RISA L
Reviewed yesterday

The memorial basins are absolutely stunning and worth to remember all those who died in this horrendous event. The museum is impressive but it covers to much ground and has therefor to much repetition to it. It feels like it had to be spun out...More

Thank mizzkeg
Reviewed yesterday

One of the best in the world. The only reason for not getting 5 stars is that many of the rooms with early European paintings were blocked off. I especially enjoyed the Midieval Art and Arms and Armor exhibits.

Thank Rolandtz
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a wonderful surprise to see this amazing exhibition in addition to all the classics probably my most favourite museum, I need to come to NY again.

Thank Marie-Francoise B
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Response from sabrina123_10 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the Musical Instruments Galleries are open.
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Response from bestearly | Reviewed this property |
I was there in the winter. It was freezing outside and very warm inside!
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Response from KAREN S | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean simple museum admission tickets, or tickets for a special exhibition? Simple museum admission tickets are easy to buy right at the museum. No need to buy them online. Just walk in and go to a kiosk or sales... More